Credits required
18 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 18 quarter credits are equal to 12 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$538 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
Online You can complete all courses online. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start terms
4 per year

Careers: Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Natural Resources – Online

Careers

Careers within the field of sustainability are diverse with opportunities for advancements and for specialization. The "green" industry is a growing market, based on information provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, offering working professionals with advanced knowledge within this field a competitive advantage for job expansion.  

Job titles of sustainable natural resources certificate-holders include the following:

  • Forest resource administrator
  • Conservation biologist
  • Rangeland specialist
  • Habitat conservation specialist
  • Environmental protection specialist
  • Land use planner
  • Land rehabilitation specialist
  • Insect and disease management
  • Biometrician
  • Silviculturalist
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